Chris Harris Drives RWD Porsche Taycan: World's Longest EV Drift Record Attempt | Top Gear

23.11.2020 г.
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Did we just say 'rear-wheel-drive Taycan'? You're damn right we did. Because here we find Chris Harris attempting to set a world record for the longest drift in an electric vehicle, and Porsche have lent Harris a Taycan devoid of its front drive shafts especially for the challenge. But can he get his crossed-up hands on the world record? Let's find out.
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  • Does anybody know if the wheels on the black Taycan are the OEM 19" Aero wheels that are just blacked out?

    Jay PatelJay Patelпреди 9 дни
  • I would like to see this car drift on dry grounds.

    Charger ChargersCharger Chargersпреди 10 дни
  • what si an ev drift

    YeetMaGeetYeetMaGeetпреди 16 дни
  • dennis retera is so good at drifting

    MR. SUPERCAR FANMR. SUPERCAR FANпреди месец
  • I'm just wondering though what cost options did this Taycan have fitted you can have all sorts fitted like Adaptive air suspension (The Rear wheel drive Taycan has steel spring suspension as standard) four wheel steering, Porsche dynamic chassis control, Porsche Torque Vectoring plus, did this car have any of them fitted or was it just standard?

    Nicholas HobsonNicholas Hobsonпреди месец
  • Notice that they picked the entry level 19" wheels to do this. But they blacked them out first.

    Ferdinand BardamuFerdinand Bardamuпреди месец
  • And now the RWD Taycan is coming. And its quite cheap :)

    R MR Mпреди месец
  • The Taycan (no Turbo, S or 4S) model is here. RWD only, 500 hp, 2000 kg.

    raboox9raboox9преди месец
  • that fake noise is so damn awful

    Steven YooSteven Yooпреди месец
  • Dumbest record ever. Who cares about this kind of stuff..

    delatroydelatroyпреди месец
  • The design is amazing but the rims look hideous.

    Criterium GamingCriterium Gamingпреди месец
  • PRO VS chris

    IntelligenceIntelligenceпреди месец
  • The eye of that eye witness expert is 🔥

    CHRONUSCHRONUSпреди месец
  • If the gustapo had cars in 2021

    Prashant ParekhPrashant Parekhпреди месец
  • What a job to have. Expert eye witness.

    H CJH CJпреди месец
  • Everything would be better with the trio's!

    Priscilla YanthiPriscilla Yanthiпреди месец
  • 10:39 "No power" sounds like F1

    E. HeckscherE. Heckscherпреди месец
  • Big Gz man !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! u r the DK !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Nox1234567891011Nox1234567891011преди 2 месеца
  • wow he drift in a circle well done in the wet

    mark batesmark batesпреди 2 месеца
  • instagram.com/p/CJOFXjYpXHQ/?igshid=3jmf1o06bufv

    Sohail AhmedSohail Ahmedпреди 2 месеца
  • Chris Harris is my favourite driver😍 Greetings from Ghana 🇬🇭

    Anything StuffAnything Stuffпреди 2 месеца
  • I totally AGREE with Chris. My Dad has a 996.2 911 Turbo and a Peugeot 205 GTi 1.9. If he asked me what I wanted to have a go in I’d be daft not to say the GTi

    Mac EdmundsMac Edmundsпреди 2 месеца
  • Ken block would Destroy this challenge

    No_ceosNo_ceosпреди 2 месеца
  • who cars about chris, how about that Guinness official

    defxdefxпреди 2 месеца
  • Top Gear without Clarkson & friends is utterly boring and could be mistaken as sleep medication. Total waste of everything involved. Absolutely dreadful. Should have called it Top Sleepy Pill Boring Retirement Home Dreadful Junk Lame Vegan Fatfree Dozer

    Capt. PhilSTOCapt. PhilSTOпреди 2 месеца
  • Keep in mind thats 72 mph for 19 laps he should be puking all over the place

    My Passion 4 stuffMy Passion 4 stuffпреди 2 месеца
  • Porsche makes some dog shit masks apparently

    Sean MSean Mпреди 2 месеца
  • Lmao shortest world record holder ...a world record set...just to be broken 1 hour later...yea now that's world record.

    Mob EnterpriseMob Enterpriseпреди 2 месеца
  • This video and the new 911 Gt3 are so sponsored content, that need to have a Disclaimer. Mr Harris, I follow you since your days at Autocar, you are known for being not comercial journalist this is too much...

    locoloco tortazolocoloco tortazoпреди 2 месеца
  • Denis!!! My instructor back in 2019 PWRS

    너코웬너코웬преди 2 месеца
  • 12:02 no James may holds that one (veyron)

    Tejas SharmaTejas Sharmaпреди 2 месеца
  • Why does he say “never go clockwise, always go anti clockwise.” ?

    Anand AhujaAnand Ahujaпреди 2 месеца
  • Nope u didn’t set for shortest time the shortest is like 5 seconds

    Roy LuoRoy Luoпреди 2 месеца
  • Chris receiving the award was a like the intro to an 'adult film ' .....

    Tim CaseyTim Caseyпреди 2 месеца
  • ...You also need bleach...

    Matthew LugatMatthew Lugatпреди 2 месеца
  • Бред! Думал будет на обычном сухом асфальте, а тут тупой бублик и доливом воды

    Глум ГлумовГлум Глумовпреди 2 месеца
  • I drive a Boxster 2,7 6 cylinder , 220 horse power . From 2002 . Blows my mind still everyday . Best cars in the universe .

    Van Doesselaere WillemVan Doesselaere Willemпреди 2 месеца
  • Chris is a legend, changed the auto journaling world for the better.

    kolim jonekolim joneпреди 2 месеца
  • Think James May might have held a record for even shorter

    Takumifuji86Takumifuji86преди 2 месеца
  • what r those sounds its making

    ben matengaben matengaпреди 2 месеца
  • 9:48 best use of a drone shot ever

    wreckage 3001wreckage 3001преди 2 месеца
    • Chris is catching up to Jeremy as the most popular car journalist (petro-head/gear-head) especially considering that you have to pay to watch the Grand Tour

      kolim jonekolim joneпреди 2 месеца
  • This is amazing

    bouytt guytbouytt guytпреди 2 месеца
  • I call it the power pedal

    james obirijames obiriпреди 2 месеца
  • so confused how it even counts as a drift when there's water on the track but oh well still fun to see EV porsches

    A CA Cпреди 2 месеца
  • First of All, Congrats Chris, secondly I believe you had to have edited the video when you came out of the car, you looked more fresh than in the last lap, Third, how Ironic the Porsche Driver is wearing a Polo with Mobile1 badge on it while driving an EV,

    Nick StavropoulosNick Stavropoulosпреди 2 месеца
    • nausea meds, maybe even an arm workout before hand?! Not really wall of death stuff guys... 3/10

      bouytt guytbouytt guytпреди 2 месеца
  • Didn't know you can wear shorts in Germany late November.

    wreckage 3001wreckage 3001преди 2 месеца
  • Chris: "I'm feeling sick and it's getting hot in here" Me: "Then put the bloody window down" First thing Dennis does when he gets in the car: ...

    Rock girlRock girlпреди 2 месеца
  • Why is this show still called top gear?

    Staysidewayz ZStaysidewayz Zпреди 2 месеца
  • Didn't fancy just doing a SCC and claiming you broke a record and making up the figures then Chris? :D

    frazier cohenfrazier cohenпреди 2 месеца
  • 0:11 ... WOW ... that is a REALLY UGLY LIGHT BLUE

    pablo ragespablo ragesпреди 2 месеца
    • That was great!

      Rock girlRock girlпреди 2 месеца
  • HILARIOUS! ALL THE STEPS TAKEN HERE TO PROVE AND SUBSTANTIATE THIS RECORD IS IN DIRECT RESPONSE TO THE SSC CONTROVERSY. LOL

    AAпреди 2 месеца
  • 기네스 직원분 너무 예쁘다 목소리도 예쁘고 그냥 아름다우시네 😍😍

    백승익백승익преди 2 месеца
  • The other dude does it once and kills it

    Mikey HendersonMikey Hendersonпреди 2 месеца
  • As I was watching Chris, I thought to myself, "As good a driver as Chris is, how could he possibly do better than the guys who are driving these cars all day every day?" Made me smile to see Dennis jump in there and get his due!

    Ytse FrobozzYtse Frobozzпреди 2 месеца
  • Chris is catching up to Jeremy as the most popular car journalist (petro-head/gear-head) especially considering that you have to pay to watch the Grand Tour

    CICCICпреди 2 месеца
  • Gordon Ramsey critics in Cooking and Kitchen. Chris Harrris: The Matador of Car World.

    Anthony RanblogAnthony Ranblogпреди 2 месеца
  • Able to choose drift angle soon with the technology 👌🏻 Maybe the solution to have a cheaper Taycan. RWD, and 400hp would be enough fir a daily drive 👍🏻

    G GG Gпреди 2 месеца
  • 3:39 i paused for a minute . give that camera man a raise .

    Mike PhangMike Phangпреди 2 месеца
  • Top Gear benefits greatly from the good chemistry between Chris and Porsche.

    ActionHeinzActionHeinzпреди 3 месеца
  • that was amazing, congratulations. Question, The guy said always go anticlockwise will doing this type of drifting, Why is that then? Love to know the answer.

    Jason JacksonJason Jacksonпреди 3 месеца
  • Imagine how could have the ear drums felt after all these laps if done in any of those loud ICE race track car !

    matt priormatt priorпреди 3 месеца
  • Another record video on Top Gear, just as the brilliant success of the SSC Tuatara clip? :-D

    Armin H.Armin H.преди 3 месеца
  • Accelerator and Acceleration. Why is everyone having such difficulty replacing words like throttle, gas-pedal etc...

    Lado ZLado Zпреди 3 месеца
  • You can see how Chris is used to drifting around english roundabouts (he chose clockwise) and Dennis is used to European roundabouts (anti clockwise)... not that they’d do that on a public road...!

    Sylvia GonzalezSylvia Gonzalezпреди 3 месеца
  • Nice porsche add.

    bagplantbagplantпреди 3 месеца
  • Car 👍👍 Track 👍 Driver 👍👍👍

    B KB Kпреди 3 месеца
  • Wouldn't be a German without the word Efficient

    LeeAxonLeeAxonпреди 3 месеца
  • Why the difference between clockwise or anti clockwise

    Chris LykinsChris Lykinsпреди 3 месеца
  • Truly awesome. Thanks for bringing this to the Internet!

    Scott OrdScott Ordпреди 3 месеца
  • I don't really like the new top gear. Bring back the old top gear

    8C_Michael Christian8C_Michael Christianпреди 3 месеца
  • This is crap. Do it on dry surface.

    Branislav M.Branislav M.преди 3 месеца
  • “You’re officially amazing” nice

    Michel BrunsMichel Brunsпреди 3 месеца
  • I hate that fake sound

    Lukas RahmenLukas Rahmenпреди 3 месеца
  • Sub- thirties Porsche managers and pilots getting to know the king of driving and drifting , Mr. Chris Harris. Well done chaps. He drifts just for fun having breakfast inside the car if he needs to 😉

    Pablo DaliaPablo Daliaпреди 3 месеца
  • why do loads of electric cars have ugly ass wheels?

    Tim SmythTim Smythпреди 3 месеца
  • Dennis Opened the Window!! Smart move!

    Laurent IrgoLaurent Irgoпреди 3 месеца
  • we want sound. we want MOTORS.

    YVAN PEDRONYVAN PEDRONпреди 3 месеца
  • I remember 10 years ago Top Gear was a monopoly

    Jane MoonJane Moonпреди 3 месеца
  • A hour of range drifting with no AC? looks like the next record will be owned by a Tesla, not a Porsche.

    glubuxglubuxпреди 3 месеца
  • This is insane! Someone please put some engine noise to this!

    Rakshit PatilRakshit Patilпреди 3 месеца
  • that sound 0:54 what was that

    Orjinta VictorOrjinta Victorпреди 3 месеца
  • Drifting without muffler sound 😳 Don't count drifting 😁

    Wise ManWise Manпреди 3 месеца
  • I'm not amazed chris is a professional

    Kevin JamesKevin Jamesпреди 3 месеца
  • Q7 טוב יותר נשבע

    WANNA BEARROWWANNA BEARROWпреди 3 месеца
  • So did they just invite him there to embarrass him?

    Ian HIan Hпреди 3 месеца
  • do it dry

    paullehrbmxpaullehrbmxпреди 3 месеца
  • 4:31 expert eye witness??? That's her post???

    NISHANT SNISHANT Sпреди 3 месеца
  • Awesome driving Chris, some people have no idea how difficult this really is. Hammond tried the same circuit on the grand tour and could hardly do a lap so it proves how skilled Chris Harris really is. Well done Sir 👍

    Peanut8513Peanut8513преди 3 месеца
  • So Chris was like a World Record holder for all of like 30 mins

    Cricket EnglandCricket Englandпреди 3 месеца
  • Put some sunclasses on? LOL

    serge1011serge1011преди 3 месеца
  • Why did Chris go clockwise, whereby the A pillar is restricting his view? Clearly easier anti clockwise where you can stare out the entire windscreen...

    President TrumpPresident Trumpпреди 3 месеца
  • Chris is insane at drifting and we all know that and seeing Dennis absolutely school him shows how incredible these guys who do it professionally are.

    Supercharged PetrolheadSupercharged Petrolheadпреди 3 месеца
  • Lol next week To gear: Harris drifts Tesla model 3 performance with track mode for 20 miles. Harris: The Porsche was so much better

    Loui BealeLoui Bealeпреди 3 месеца
  • I'll have the 992 gt3 over this thanks!

    Jimmy NeutronJimmy Neutronпреди 3 месеца
  • "You're officially amazing!" Gave me a chuckle. Guinness book of records has become a farce.

    OpieOpieпреди 3 месеца
  • hosting a world class show in dull t shirt, shorts and shoes that don’t match

    Jerry YeoJerry Yeoпреди 3 месеца
  • some says he is still drifting 😂

    Jaspreet SinghJaspreet Singhпреди 3 месеца
  • where's the people who used to make fun of drifting? hah!

    CaliCal68CaliCal68преди 3 месеца
  • Quite a few laps? 211 laps what a champ!

    zefa17zefa17преди 3 месеца
  • And Dennis didn't get a World record?? 😵

    ベイビークロウベイビークロウпреди 3 месеца
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